Horehound (Marrubium vulgare)
Protection, Mental Powers, Exorcism, Healing
Corresponding Zodiac: Virgo
Hoodoo: Said to keep off wild animals and packs of dogs around the home; medical aid for coughs.
Used in protective sachets, and carried to guard against sorcery and fascination.
Scattered as an exorcism herb.
Clear your mind and promote quick thinking, as well as strengthen mental powers by drinking in an infusion.
Mix with ash leaves and place in a bowl of water to release healing vibrations and should be placed in a sickroom.
Ritual Uses: Burn to Horus, the ancient Egyptian God, after which the plant was named.
Other Names: bull's Blood, Eye of the Star, Haran, Hoarhound, Hurran, Llwyd y cwn (Welsh), Marrubium, Maruil, Seed of Horus, Soldier's tea, White Horehound
Powers: Protection, Mental Powers, Exorcism, Healing